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Cementerio de Trenes - Train Graveyard, Potosi

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Cementerio de Trenes - Train Graveyard
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The first train line in Bolivia was Uyuni - Antofagasta and started to work in 1899. It was built by British engineers who arrived near the end of the 19th century and formed a sizable community in Uyuni. The rail construction started in 1888 and ended in 1892. It was encouraged by the then Bolivian President Aniceto Arce, who believed Bolivia would flourish with a good transport system, but it was also constantly sabotaged by the local Aymara indigenous Indians who saw it as an intrusion into their lives. The trains were mostly used by the mining companies.

Uyuni - Antofagasta train line transported vagons fully stocked with silver mainly extrated from the Huanchaca mine. The trains arrived to Bolivia with huge expectations of economic progress that were never fulfilled.

Recommended Tours:

Private Tour Uyuni Salt Flat and Colored Lagoons, 3 Days, 2 Nights

Private Tour Uyuni Salt Flat and Colored Lagoons, 3 Days, 2 Nights


Private Tour Majestic Uyuni Salt Flat, 1 Full Day

Private Tour Majestic Uyuni Salt Flat, 1 Full Day


Private Tour Uyuni Salt Flat and Minor Lagoons, 2 Days, 1 Night

Private Tour Uyuni Salt Flat and Minor Lagoons, 2 Days, 1 Night


Private Tour Salar de Uyuni - Sunset , Stargazing and Sunrise, 1 Full Day, 1 Night

Private Tour Salar de Uyuni - Sunset , Stargazing and Sunrise, 1 Full Day, 1 Night


Salar de Uyuni - Calama Private Tour, 3 Days, 2 Nights

Salar de Uyuni - Calama Private Tour, 3 Days, 2 Nights


Private Tour from San Pedro de Atacama to the Salar de Uyuni, 3 Days, 2 Nights

Private Tour from San Pedro de Atacama to the Salar de Uyuni, 3 Days, 2 Nights


Private Tour San Pedro de Atacama - Salar de Uyuni - San Pedro de Atacama, 3 Days, 2 Nights

Private Tour San Pedro de Atacama - Salar de Uyuni - San Pedro de Atacama, 3 Days, 2 Nights


Private Tour from Calama to the Salar de Uyuni, 3 Days, 2 Nights

Private Tour from Calama to the Salar de Uyuni, 3 Days, 2 Nights


Twighlight reflections and Tunupa Vulcano  - 2 Days / 1 Night, 2 Days, 1 Night

Twighlight reflections and Tunupa Vulcano - 2 Days / 1 Night, 2 Days, 1 Night


Private Tour Uyuni Salt Flat and Lagoons - San Pedro de Atacama, 3 Days, 2 Nights

Private Tour Uyuni Salt Flat and Lagoons - San Pedro de Atacama, 3 Days, 2 Nights


La  Paz - Uyuni Salt Flat Full day - La Paz Shared Tour by Bus, 1 Full Day, 2 Nights

La Paz - Uyuni Salt Flat Full day - La Paz Shared Tour by Bus, 1 Full Day, 2 Nights


Uyuni Salt Flats - Biking - Sunset and Stargazing, 1 Full Day

Uyuni Salt Flats - Biking - Sunset and Stargazing, 1 Full Day


Shared tour San Pedro de Atacama to Uyuni, 3 Days, 2 Nights

Shared tour San Pedro de Atacama to Uyuni, 3 Days, 2 Nights


Uyuni Salt Flat and Lagoons Shared Tour, 3 Days, 2 Nights

Uyuni Salt Flat and Lagoons Shared Tour, 3 Days, 2 Nights


Majestic Uyuni Salt Flat Shared Tour, 1 Full Day

Majestic Uyuni Salt Flat Shared Tour, 1 Full Day


Private Tour La Paz - Uyuni - La Paz, 3 Days, 4 Nights

Private Tour La Paz - Uyuni - La Paz, 3 Days, 4 Nights


La Paz - Uyuni Salt Flat - La Paz Shared Tour by Bus, 3 Days, 4 Nights

La Paz - Uyuni Salt Flat - La Paz Shared Tour by Bus, 3 Days, 4 Nights


La Paz - Uyuni Salt Flat - La Paz Shared Tour by Train, 5 Days, 4 Nights

La Paz - Uyuni Salt Flat - La Paz Shared Tour by Train, 5 Days, 4 Nights


La Paz - Uyuni Salt Flat - La Paz Shared Tour by Plane, 3 Days, 4 Nights

La Paz - Uyuni Salt Flat - La Paz Shared Tour by Plane, 3 Days, 4 Nights


Uyuni Salt Flat - Lagoons and San Pedro de Atacama (Chile), 3 Days, 2 Nights

Uyuni Salt Flat - Lagoons and San Pedro de Atacama (Chile), 3 Days, 2 Nights


Private Tour Uyuni Salt Flat and Lagoons - Calama, 3 Days, 2 Nights

Private Tour Uyuni Salt Flat and Lagoons - Calama, 3 Days, 2 Nights


Private Tour Sucre - Uyuni Salt Flat and Lagoons , 5 Days, 4 Nights

Private Tour Sucre - Uyuni Salt Flat and Lagoons , 5 Days, 4 Nights


Alpinismo en Volcanes (Uyuni), 6 Días

Alpinismo en Volcanes (Uyuni), 6 Días


Private Tour Uyuni Salt Flat and Lagoons - Potosi or Sucre, 3 Days, 3 Nights

Private Tour Uyuni Salt Flat and Lagoons - Potosi or Sucre, 3 Days, 3 Nights



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